Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C++
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 60 60
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 11 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.41% 0.32% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 0.81% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Northamptonshire median daily rate £369 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.60% -17.50% -
10th Percentile £349 £361 £420
90th Percentile £408 £474 £900
East Midlands median daily rate £373 £320 £375
% change year-on-year +16.56% -14.67% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +10.47% +145.71% -

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 286 247 353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 36.76% 39.14% 36.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 162 222
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £309 £270 £276
90th Percentile £556 £524 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +4.52% +4.73% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.37 £10.59 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.21% -32.79% -
10th Percentile £14.49 £10.29 £12.15
90th Percentile £15.46 £12.18 £35.95
East Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -17.65% +30.77% +71.05%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Northamptonshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C++ in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Northamptonshire

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ in Northamptonshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Northamptonshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -1 10 £369 -22.36% 12
C++
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
3 6 (54.55%) JIRA
3 6 (54.55%) Cryptography
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) C
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) Android
4 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (45.45%) Gradle
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (45.45%) Android Development
5 4 (36.36%) Android NDK
5 4 (36.36%) Ionic Framework
5 4 (36.36%) Secure Coding
5 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
5 4 (36.36%) Android SDK
5 4 (36.36%) CSS3
5 4 (36.36%) HTML5
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 4 (36.36%) Confluence
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
6 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) NonStop SQL

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
2 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Gradle
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Android Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) BASE24 Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) Android NDK
2 4 (36.36%) Android SDK
2 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 4 (36.36%) CSS3
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 4 (36.36%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Tandem
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Cryptography
3 5 (45.45%) Android Development
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) Secure Coding
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Change Control
6 2 (18.18%) Logistics
6 2 (18.18%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) OOP
6 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
6 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
6 2 (18.18%) SOLID
6 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 1 (9.09%) BDD
7 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) C
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) Kotlin
5 1 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) HP